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Ceramic bowl

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Bowl of porcelain. Made in China, probably early Kangxi.

Measurements:
h: 2 7/8 in; diam: 6 3/8 in; base: 2 1/2 in

Provenance:
Frank Partridge & Sons, dealer; from whom purchased by Sir William Burrell, 29 October 1946, £45; by whom gifted to the Corporation of the City of Glasgow, 1946.

Manuscript sources
Sir William Burrell, Purchase Book 1946, p.84: ‘Chinese bowl in bright green decorated with whorls & galloping horses in aubergine & single white flower heads. Ming. 6 1/2" diam,’.

What:
38_499, bowls, ceramics, porcelain

Who:
Dealer, Frank Partridge & Sons Ltd

Dates:
Sold by Frank Partridge & Sons 1946.

Periods:
IMPERIAL CHINA
Qing, 1644-1911
Kangxi, 1662-1722

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